Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 9:00am

Doorn's Greenhouse will bring tons of their vibrant bedding plants to sell at the museum. Come enjoy good company and choose your favourites while the weather is good for planting!

 
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 10:00pm to Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 2:00am

CANCELLED - Please watch for future dates.

Meet at Long Creek Golf and Country Club's Clubhouse and watch famous Saskatchewan photographer, Colin Chatfield's presentation about night photography. Afterward, we will be shooting on the golf course and milky way at the Avonlea Badlands. All this for only $50/person. Bring a flashlight or headlamp, tripod, camera capable of long exposures, and warm clothing. You must be able to carry your gear 2 kilometres. There are a limited number of spots, so contact the museum to book yours today. Hope to see you there!

 
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Purchase used items at the museum. 

 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Purchase used items at the museum!

 

Avonlea Heritage Museum is seeking students to work for the months of July and August.

Please check the poster and email your resume or mail to:

Avonlea Heritage Museum
Box 401
Avonlea, SK S0H 0C0

 

Our museum was featured on a podcast by SaskScapes! Kevin Power interviews Tanner, Micah, Jaida, Cathy and Darlene about the goings on at Avonlea Heritage Museum. You can listen to it by clicking the triangular play button below:

Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 8:00pm

Attend this informative workshop led by SK's premiere timelapse photographer, Notanee Bourassa. 

  • 3-5pm workshop in Avonlea Heritage Museum - Learn how to achieve timelapse photography. Notanee will explain camera methods, post processing batches and final assembly. Discussion about astro calculations.
  • 5-6pm Break for supper
  • 6-8pm Guided hike into the Avonlea Badlands to catch moonrise and sunset on the Autumnal Equinox

Only $50 per person! Book now as spaces are limited. Please use email info@avonleamuseum.ca to book as our phone will soon be disconnected until next spring. Photographers should bring:

  • Camera
  • Tripod
  • Flashlight or headlamp (preferred) with red filter (preferred)
  • Warm clothing
  • Good walking footwear
  • Backpack (recommended)
  • Notebook or laptop for taking notes (optional)
  • Intervalometer or remote trigger (optional)
  • extra battery/card (optional)

** Please note that the hike into the Avonlea Badlands is 2 kilometres roundtrip and we will have to carry our gear. But the results are worth it!

 
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Come to the museum for our final bbq fundraiser! As always, featuring Harvest meats!

 
Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

 Vendors: Charlene Reider-Forrest- Fresh smoked beef jerkey, various jams, more chokecherry syrup and jelly, cookies, butterhorns, cinnamon buns, bacon wrapped jalapenos and stuffed baked potatoes, wooden crafts; Charles Sudom- Canteloupe, watermelon, strawberry, spuds, cukes; You never know what you’ll find at our street fair/trade show/farmers market. BBQ lunch available. If you would like to set up a table and sell your products, let us know by the Thursday before and we will add you to the list of vendors.

 
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

We are serving up ice cream treats on our summer student's last day of work! $3 Waffle Cone or bowl

 

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